waiting child highlight: gladney

February 26, 2014 Family Found 0 Comments

Update! I have a family Xin Xin is a 3 year old little girl who loves to play. Her caregivers say she is a happy little girl. She can say some words like “Ma Ma” and “Ba Ba”. She can also follow simple commands. Xin Xin’s special need is osteogenesis imperfecta. She does not walk at this time, but she used to be able to walk and pull herself to a standing position. The orphanage staff is concerned about letting her stand or walk due to her brittle bones. Xin Xin needs a family who will allow her to experience life fully! Could this special little girl be your daughter?


BoBo is an adorable little boy who is described as happily sucking his thumbs. He laughs when tickled. His special need is bilateral congenital malformation of the ear canals with hearing impairment. He can build a tower with stacking cups. He can walk well and likes a toy rattle. He expresses himself by crying or laughing. He can make several sounds and laughs when tickled. We have just received an update on BoBo and have some new pictures. He is doing quite well. He is a sweet boy who needs a family to love him. Could he be your son?


Rong Rong is a sweet boy who is adored by his caregivers. He is a very curious boy. He can crawl on the floor and walks with hands held. His special need is spina bifida for which he had surgery. The orphanage reports that his feet do turn in and he is receiving physical therapy for this at the orphanage. He enjoys playing with toys and wants to be the one holding the most toys. Rong Rong is described by his caregivers as a smart determined little guy. He needs a forever family to love him. Could he be your son?

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Austin has a big personality. It is hard to imagine he is deaf because his communication is so good. He told us he wanted a turn with the iPad, he wanted his picture taken. He told us he has a best friend. Austin came in with his friend and showed us by giving him a hug. He is deaf and has a bowel issue but this in no way defines him. Austin is cool, full of personality and life. Austin is persistent, open, happy and loving. He is saying in so many ways, “I matter, Pick Me, I rock”. Could this boy who heart is so big be your son?


Amanda is a 13 year old girl. She is sweet funny and has been in a loving foster home for many years. But now lives in the orphanage due to ill health of the foster parents. Amanda has spina bifida. She also has had spinal surgery. When asked what was important to her about a family. She asked for a family who will love her and be patient with her. She also asked for siblings. Amanda uses a wheelchair to get around . She is independent in all her self-care activities. Her favorite subject is Math and her favorite color is light purple. She is so brave and needs a family. Could she be your daughter?


All of these children are designated to Gladney Adoptions. Contact them for more information.

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